News for Baltics

Technopolis Group completes evaluation of Business Finland programmes for co-creation and innovative procurement

20th June 2019

Technopolis Group Baltics recently completed evaluation of three Business Finland programmes (Witty city, Smart procurement, Built environment) focusing on co-creation and innovative procurement. Evaluation provided information on what results each of the programmes have created, how well have the objectives set for the programmes been achieved, what impacts they have had, and how relevant, efficient…

Mid-term evaluation of Operation Programme 2014-2020 in Estonia

5th February 2019

Technopolis Group Baltics in collaboration with Ernst&Young Baltics, the Institute of Baltic Studies and think-tank Praxis is currently conducting a mid-term evaluation of Operational Programme 2014-2020 in Estonia. The evaluation covers the whole Operational Programme with 12 Priority Axis covering all thematic and geographical areas of Estonia. The aim of the evaluation is to assess…

Technological Transformation and Transitioning of regional Economies

4th February 2019

Technopolis Group as part of research team led by Politecnico di Milano launched a project for ESPON to develop an understanding about what technological transformation means from a territorial perspective through investigating the territorial dimensions of economic transformation, i.e. how emerging technologies and new business models are reshaping regional economies in different contexts and in…

Evaluation of Business Finland programmes for innovative procurement and co-creation

24th January 2019

The Technopolis Group Baltic office is performing an evaluation of three Business Finland (former Tekes) programmes that supported innovative public procurement and co-creation. Smart Procurement programme (2013-2016) was activating public sector to learn and implement practices of innovative procurement to enable creation of new lead markets for innovative solutions. Built Environment programme (2009-2014) aimed to develop and…

Olga Mikheeva

17th January 2019

Olga Mikheeva is a Senior Consultant specialising in science, technology and innovation (STI) policies, financing of innovation and governance of innovation. Over the years Olga has built an expertise in STI policy studies and financing of innovation with a particular interest in specialised financial institutions, development banks. She has authored a number of publications that…

Erika Vaiginiene

7th November 2018

Dr. Erika Vaiginiene is an experienced researcher with a demonstrated history of working in the higher education industry. Strong entrepreneurship skills, professional in business planning, analytical skills, and coaching. She has more than 18 years of work experience in higher education, in different positions (Professor; Head of Strategic Management department; Deputy for Research, Innovation and…

Anete Vingre

23rd January 2018

Anete Vingre has experience in working in science and innovation policy, both as policy maker and academic researcher. Her research interests include science and innovation policy and social innovation. She holds a PhD in Political Science from University of Latvia and is experienced in performing evaluation of public policy and has published her work in…

Dominik Beckers

1st November 2017

Dominik Beckers works for the Baltic office as a consultant; he initially joined Technopolis Group in October 2017 as a student analyst. He  primarily sources his drive from a multitude of highly interesting factors within the field of human and economic geography, regional economic development, circular economy, innovation as well as urban studies. His research interests…